Tag: word-classes

25 What languages lack personal pronouns, and why? 2012-02-14T14:39:01.423

16 What's the global difference between nouns and verbs? 2011-10-10T18:16:29.997

13 What parts of speech / word classes do languages most frequently lack? 2011-09-18T23:21:33.550

12 Are word classes universal? 2011-02-10T11:41:45.577

8 Does Japanese have pronouns? 2014-09-17T12:13:51.827

8 Does anyone know the name of this form of wordplay? 2015-02-09T10:36:26.460

8 Is the word "here" a preposition? 2016-12-20T20:53:20.057

7 Are there some analyses or linguists with the view that Chinese does not have lexical word class? 2011-10-02T21:55:43.323

7 What is it called when a word is constructed out of a language, but is not a part of that language? 2012-04-09T03:23:39.980

6 Does any linguist honestly believe that nouns and verbs are not universals? 2015-02-14T13:15:56.980

5 What's the difference between open/closed class words and functional/lexical categories? 2014-03-11T08:22:10.753

5 What is the name of this class of grammatical modifiers? 2015-09-12T17:31:22.437

5 Tests for determining NP status 2017-09-17T21:31:55.553

4 Is Conversion syntactic or morphological? 2012-03-20T20:23:44.590

3 "Like" in English (and perhaps other languages) 2012-08-05T17:02:51.593

3 Are "part of speech" and "syntactic type" the same concept? 2014-03-26T23:46:52.027

3 What is the difference in word pairs like "scary" and "scared" 2014-04-25T21:28:08.750

3 Languages with different open and closed word classes 2014-09-17T00:58:29.953

2 English co-compounds? Is bittersweet a co-compound? 2012-03-21T19:06:57.787

2 What's the difference between 'parts of speech' and 'syntactic categories'? 2013-07-18T22:57:58.023

2 Are sentences the only constituents that "sentence adverbs" modify? 2013-10-29T03:55:47.070

2 Terminology for the words used to represent fractions in a language? Examples where it is different to the words used for cardinal or ordinal numbers? 2015-07-29T18:24:42.643

2 Are adjective complement clauses considered to be adverbial? 2015-10-04T19:40:11.523

2 What kind of a word class are numbers? 2015-11-21T21:45:36.670

2 always | never | "all the time" - what kind of words are these? 2016-06-24T05:30:24.227

1 When are numbers nouns? 2013-08-09T23:09:00.410

1 Across languages that have adjectives, what are the most common grammatical inflections for adjectives? 2014-02-08T22:07:13.697

1 What kind of wordplay is this? 2015-02-10T18:42:44.863

1 I'm having trouble with my syntax tree and wanted some help for a project! 2015-12-05T10:43:48.380

0 Word classes "which is why" 2014-02-05T10:20:30.917

0 Are there other words that behave like "weather" in English? 2014-08-28T01:21:11.657

0 Does adding the suffix -ly to a noun or an adjective provide morphological evidence for word class? 2015-10-08T23:56:52.107

0 How would you describe X of Y phrases where X and Y are nouns? 2017-08-30T18:30:00.647

-1 Specific English word classification 2017-02-20T10:02:33.757